Garden Plants Spring

These plants are available from April, but are sensitive to frost. So protect the plants from frost.   9 cm pots   Sorts from seed: Petunia, Tagetes, Impatiens, Lobelia and Begonia.     Petunia is the botanical name of a genus of plants of the family Solanaceae. The first Petunia came to Europe in 1823….

Garden Plants Summer

Campanula Portenschlagiana   The Campanula Portenschlagiana is a remaining, evergreen plant of the family Campanulaceae. The plant is native to Croatia, where they occur in the mountains of Dalmatia. In the Netherlands they do not occur in nature. The plant grows about 10 cm tall. Blooming time is from June till September. We produce this…

Garden Plants Fall Chrysanthemums

Chrysanthemum (synonym: Dendranthema) is a genus of the family Asteraceae (Asteraceae of Compositae). The name originates from the Greek: ‘chrys-‘ meaning gold and ‘-anthemon’ meaning flower. The chrysanthemum is being used more regularly for general decorative applications because of the good shelf life and diversity of colors and types of plants that are available. In China…

Strawberry Plant

Fragaria – Strawberry plant  The botanical name Fragaria is derived from the Latin word ‘fraga’ which means strawberry. In symbolism the strawberry stands for momentary pleasure. In many old paintings the strawberry, therefore, is displayed to symbolize momentary pleasure. In the Netherlands both the culture- and woodland strawberry occur. We produce 3 sorts of strawberry plants in…